Kirsten Flipkens


WTT Season: 2nd

Age

34

height

5' 5"

turned pro

2003

residence

Mol, Belgium

birthplace

Geel, Belgium

plays

Right-handed (two-handed backhand)

Player highlights

• Doubles career-high ranking of No. 26 in June 2019.

• Former Women’s Singles World No. 13 will play her 2nd season for the New York Empire in 2019.

• Has won 1 WTA Women’s Singles title, 5 WTA Women’s Doubles titles, and 12 ITF titles.

• Won 2019 Mallorca Open (w/Larsson).

• Captured second WTA doubles title at the Ricoh Open (w/Cibulkova) in 2017. Reached the Women’s Doubles final at the Nurnberger Versicherungs Cup (w/Larsson), the Women’s Doubles quarterfinals at the French Open (w/ Schiavone) and the Women’s Singles quarterfinals in Acapulco’s Abierto Mexicano Telcel.

• Former Wimbledon semi-finalist and fourth-round finish of the Australian Open in women’s singles in 2013.

• Received Fed Cup Commitment Award for 16 years of continual play with Belgian team in 2019.

• Launched new clothing line in 2019, Flpr-apparel.

• Nicknamed ‘Flipper’.

@FlipperKF

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